A peach is a very sweet, juicy fruit with an edible peel and a hard pit in the middle. Peaches vary in color from almost white to yellow and pinkish-red.

Peaches grow on trees in temperate climates — they need warm weather, but they also require a hard freeze in the winter to produce fruit. Before the fruit grows on the tree, it blooms in beautiful pink blossoms. Ripe peaches drip with sweetness. Informally, you can refer to something or someone this nice as a peach: "Thanks for driving me to school today! You're a peach!"

Primary Meanings of peach

downy juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh
a very attractive or seductive looking woman
divulge confidential information or secrets
Full Definitions of peach

n downy juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh

Type of:
edible fruit
edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
drupe, stone fruit
fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond; peach; plum; cherry; elderberry; olive; jujube

n cultivated in temperate regions

Prunus persica, peach tree
Type of:
fruit tree
tree bearing edible fruit

n a shade of pink tinged with yellow

apricot, salmon pink, yellowish pink
Type of:
a light shade of red

n a very attractive or seductive looking woman

beauty, dish, knockout, looker, lulu, mantrap, ravisher, smasher, stunner, sweetheart
Type of:
adult female, woman
an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

v divulge confidential information or secrets

babble, babble out, blab, blab out, let the cat out of the bag, sing, spill the beans, talk, tattle
spill, talk
reveal information
keep one's mouth shut, keep quiet, shut one's mouth
refrain from divulging sensitive information; keep quiet about confidential information
Type of:
break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let on, let out, reveal, unwrap
make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret

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